Vintage 1980s hand-beaded Laurence Kazar gown. Cocktail length with back kick pleat. Keyhole front. Bodice and sleeves are black silk encrusted with round and oval faux pearl beads, bugle beads and sequins. Body of dress is black silk with black bugle beads. Heavily padded shoulders that taper down to cuffs that close with a snap. Back zipper with dramatic keyhole.
Brand/Designer: Laurence Kazar New York
Origin: Made and hand-beaded in India
Condition: Very good. One tear (1.5" long) in silk overlay with loose threads & beading in front above hem.
Marked Size: PP / Unmarked
Estimated Size: Small
**Please check the measurements provided below before purchasing. Vintage clothing sizes often fit much smaller than modern sizes.**
Dimensions (clothing is measured flat and unstretched):
* Bust: 17” (doubled = 34")
* Waist: 12" (doubled = 24")
* Hips: 16" (doubled = 32")
* Length: 38"
* Sleeves: 21"
Fabric/Material: Outer: 100% Silk / Lining: 100% Polyester
* Lipstick Girl Vintage (LGV) is a smoke-free, pet-friendly environment. Garments and other items are handled and stored in a pet-free, restricted area, however there is a potential for exposure. Due to the age of the items, LGV cannot guarantee against any previous contact with smoke or other allergens.
* All items are vintage and pre-owned. We disclose any flaws we find, however, it is possible that a flaw has been accidentally overlooked. We will offer a refund only if an item has been largely misrepresented.
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